Partners

Edward Hu
Founding Partner

  • CIO/CFO of WuXi AppTec
  • Ex-SVP and COO, Tanox
  • Ex-Biogen Idec, Merck
  • MS in Chemistry; MBA from Carnegie Mellon University

Ge Li, PhD
Founding Partner

Wei Li, PhD
Founding Partner

  • Ex-Executive Partner, Fidelity Biosciences & Fidelity Growth Partner Asia
  • Co-Founder of Innovent Bio
  • Ex-Senior Manager, Vertex Pharmaceuticals
  • PhD in Biochemistry from Harvard; MBA from Kellogg

Fay Xing, MD
Partner

  • Ex-Decheng/Bay City Capital
  • Ex- Medtronic in US and China
  • Co- founder/medtech entrepreneur
  • Ex-Clinical physician at New York Presbyterian Hospital
  • MD from Stanford, MBA from Harvard, Kauffman Fellow

John Zhu, PhD
Partner

  • Ex-Partner at Highlight Capital in China; Ex-MD at Greenwoods Asset Mgmt.
  • Ex-Senior Director of BD, Shanghai Genomics, China
  • PhD in Biomedical from UMass Medical Center, MBA from UC Berkeley

investment professionals

Jianwei Yuan
Associate

  • Ex-Senior Investment Manager for Medical Device M&A at Fosun Pharma
  • Ex-Scientist, Pharmaceutical R&D in CNS at Glaxo Smith Kline
  • MS from Shanghai Institute of Biological Sciences, MBA from Fudan University, CFA Level I

Qin Xie
Senior Associate

  • BD Manager and Board Secretary, Hisun Pfizer JV
  • Senior Investment Manager, Shanghai Pharma.
  • D Phil. in Neuropharmacology from University of Oxford
  • BM in Clinical Medicine from Xi’an Jiaotong University

Jie Zhang, PhD
Associate

  • Ex-Principal Scientist, Infectious Disease Research, WuXi AppTec
  • Ex-Institute Pasteur, CNRS France
  • MS in systemic biology in University of Paris
  • PhD in Pathology and Cell Biology from University of Montreal

Wei Zhao, PhD
Associate

  • Ex-Senior Life Sciences Specialist, L.E.K. Consulting
  • Postdoctoral fellow, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary / Harvard Medical School
  • PhD in Neuroscience, Northwestern University
 

Eric Zimmerman
Senior Associate

  • Ex-Associate at Excel Venture Management
  • Ex-Analyst at Santé Ventures
  • Ex-Summer Analyst at Sofinnova Ventures
  • BA in Program II, Biotechnology and Business, Duke University
 

advisors and venture partner

Soren Andersen, JD
Senior Advisor

  • Ex-Vice President at Wyeth R&D
  • Ex-Executive Eli Lilly, SmithKline, GSK, Santaris Pharma
  • Board experience on US and EU Biotech
  • JD from Copenhagen University, MBA from Harvard Business School

Hingge Hsu, MD
Senior Advisor

  • Ex-Partner, Fidelity Biosciences
  • Ex-Managing Director, Lehman Brothers Healthcare Ventures/Private Equity Group
  • Ex-Partner, Schroder Ventures
  • Healthcare Investment Banking at Robertson Stephens (San Francisco) and Lehman Brothers (New York)
  • Operating roles at Chiron and Gensia
  • MD from Yale University, MBA from Harvard Business School
  • Internal medicine residency at Brigham and Women's Hospital/Harvard Medical School
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Greg L. Verdine, PhD
Venture Partner

  • Erving Professor of Chemistry at Harvard  University
  • Founder or Co-Founder of numerous  successful Biotechcompanies: Enanta  (Nasdaq: ENTA), Gloucester Pharma & WaVe Life Sciences (Nasdaq: WVE)
  • Previous Venture Partner of Apple Tree  Partners and Third Rock Ventures
  • Currently serves on the Board of  Scientific  Consultants of the Memorial Sloan-Kettering  Research Institute and on the Board of  Scientific Advisors of the National Cancer  Institute
  • PhD in Chemistry from Columbia University

Sofie Qiao, PhD
Venture Partner

  • Co-Founder of LEAD Therapeutics (Acquired by BioMarin)
  • Ex- Genzyme, McKinsey, Syrrx, DPI
  • PhD in Organic Chemistry from MIT

OPERATIONS

Jin Wang, CPA
VP, Finance

  • Deep experience in VC/PE finance area, served various cross border venture funds 
  • Ex-Senior Manager at Standish Management
  • Ex-Audit Manager from Deloitte, specialized in Investment Company industry

Jing (Cherry) Zhou
Shanghai Office Manager

  • EX- Sales Operation Supervisor
  • PION Boston Scientific Company

 Jean Xue
Finance Manager

  • Finance Manager,Initial
  • Finance Manager, Shanghai Four Seasons Alan Enterprise Management
  • Vice President, Shanghai Long Ju Community Media

 

Michelle Murphy
US Office Manager

  • Former Senior Executive Assistant, Fidelity Biosciences
  • Founder and CEO of Celebrity Public Relations PR and Events Firm
  • Former New England Patriots Public Relations Coordinator
  • Former National Football League Broadcasting Assistant
  • Former Executive Assistant, Lazard Freres NYC
  • BS and AS Degree from St. John’s University NYC
  • Certified Professional Career/Life Coach